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'''Kevin Orchard Lyons''' (7 February 1923 – 24 May 2000) was an Australian politician and member of the Tasmanian House of Assembly representing the seat of Darwin (later renamed Division of Braddon (state)|Braddon). Born in 1923 in Hobart, he was the son of Joseph Lyons (who would go on to become Premier of Tasmania and later Prime Minister of Australia) and Enid Lyons (who would become the first woman elected to the Australian House of Representatives), and brother of Tasmanian politician Brendan Lyons. Lyons was elected to the House of Assembly for the Liberal Party of Australia|Liberal Party on 21 August 1948, and from 29 October 1956 to 1 June 1959 was Speaker (politics)|Speaker of the House.[ LYONS, Kevin Orchard], ''The Parliament of Tasmania from 1856''. On 7 September 1966, Lyons resigned from the...
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